Border and Immigration

Vegetable Harvest Brings Wave of Guest Workers to Arizona

Mar 12, 2018 Migrant farmworkers on the H-2A visa help complete massive harvest starting in November.

Indictment: Customs Agent Used Fake US Birth Certificate to Obtain Passport

Mar 9, 2018 Documents say the fraud was discovered during a routine background check at CBP, his workplace.

Trump Deadline Arrives, But DACA Stands, For Now

Mar 5, 2018 Six-months have passed since Trump rescinded the order, though the program still stands based on federal rulings.

Audit: ICE Improperly Changed Eloy Deal to Get Detention Facility In Texas

Feb 28, 2018 ICE responded to the Inspector General audit by saying it has the unique authority to change agreements.

SCOTUS Reverses Appeals Court Decision on Immigrant Bond Hearings

Feb 28, 2018 The decision deals with the right to bond hearings for immigrants undergoing prolonged detainment.

CBP Agents at a 'Breaking Point,' Union Official Says

Feb 28, 2018 A critical workforce shortage means agents are working longer hours with little relief in sight.

Phoenix DACA Recipient Sees SCOTUS Decision As Partial Victory

Feb 27, 2018 The court's decision is a relief to many DACA recipients, though they remain in limbo.

Arizona Transportation Department to Double Safety Classes for Mexican Truckers

Feb 27, 2018 The classes, held by ADOT in Mexico, have proven to save time and money at the border.

Forum to Explore Challenges, Misconceptions in Refugee Resettlement

Feb 26, 2018 Program looks at concerns and issues for newcomers in Pima County.

Resolution Sought Between Border Patrol and Humanitarian Group

Feb 21, 2018 Aid workers say policies allowing volunteers to leave food and water for migrants have changed.

Mexico Launches Ad Campaign to Stop Immigrant Bullying in the US

Feb 21, 2018 Consulate reports an increase in people being bullied over immigration status.

Pima Board Reverses Course, Accepts Operation Stonegarden Funds

Feb 20, 2018 The program provides funding to bolster collaboration between local and federal law enforcement.

Looking North, Looking South: 'Dreamers' Not Waiting on Congress

Feb 19, 2018 Frequent bargaining chips in political agendas, many are looking to opportunities elsewhere.

Supervisors to Reconsider Federal Law Enforcement Grant

Feb 19, 2018 Valadez asks for a vote to re-examine $1.4 million grant the board previously turned down

Lawyer: Courts Make DACA Deadline More 'Soft and Fuzzy'

Feb 19, 2018 The Supreme Court could change the DACA debate, but for now the program continues.

Look Beyond Words to Facts in Immigration Debate, Lawyer Says

Feb 14, 2018 Tucson immigration expert advises a closer look at terms that are politically charged.

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